The leaves are turning, the air is crisp, and ghosts and ghouls are springing up all around the neighborhood. The chill of Halloween is so close, you can almost feel the goosebumps raising on your arms already.

It is just about that time to start serving up some eerie Ogre-Eye Cookies and Scary Spider snacks.

Halloween is a great holiday for cooking up themed treats. The bright orange and black colors and fun, creepy characters offer the perfect foundation for tons of creative recipe ideas. Whether you are cooking for little ones, throwing a Halloween party, or just looking for a fun weekend activity, there's nothing more exciting then whipping up some spooky snacks.